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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Indiscriminate assault by lathi blows - Place of occurrence an agricultural farm in a rural area - Accused had not come prepared with any dangerous weapons - Lathi is a hard and blunt substance, usually carried by villagers for self protection - Accused caused indiscriminate..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide - Meaning - `Sui' means `self' and `cide' means `killing', thus conjointly it means self killing - Where a person commits suicide, it is committed by himself, irrespective of means employed by him...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 148-- Murder - Accused claiming parity with acquitted co-accused - Accused and co-accused were convicted only on the basis of eye witness `G' - However, evidence of eye-witness `G' is highly unreliable, as specific injuries attributed by him do not carry any weight - Accused can justifiably claim parity..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Ingredients for abetment for suicide would be satisfied only if suicide is committed by deceased due to direct and alarming encouragement/incitement by accused leaving no option but to commit suicide - There should be a nexus between acts of accused which pushed the deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Marriage of deceased and accused was solemnized about 11 years prior to alleged occurrence - No injury was found on the person of deceased - Not only contradictions and discrepancies are there in the statement of PW1 but allegations mentioned in complaint were contrary to..........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 382, 427, 367, 120B-- Dismissal of case on account of no, prosecution - Offence u/ss 382, 427, 367, 120-B IPC - Case was pending since long due to no, appointment of Addl. P.P. - However, case was dismissed on account of no, prosecution on the very next date of reporting of Addl.P.P - There were no laches on the part..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 124A, 120B, 147, 149, 34, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 19(1)(a), 19(2), 51A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Sedition - Freedom of speech and expression - - Raising anti-national slogans in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus - Photographs on record shows the presence of petitioner, president of JNU Students Union, raising anti-national slogans holding posters of Afzal Guru and Maqbool Bhatt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused hurled country made bombs established on record - Incised injuries caused to deceased were intentional and were sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature even if it cannot be said that his death was intended - This is sufficient to bring the case within..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 149-- Murder - Three eye witnesses to the occurrence - One declared hostile - However, statements of two eye witnesses record after 3 days of occurrence - No explanation for such delay - More so, there is no evidence on record as to how police came to know that these witnesses saw occurrence - Delay in..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention of accused was only to inflict injury and not to cause death - Intention can be gathered from circumstances like nature of weapon, words used by accused at time of attack, motive behind attack and its severity - Thus, accused has committed offence u/s 324 IPC...........

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